Adult 1-2 g daily as a single dose or 2 divided doses. Childn 30 mg/kg daily as a single dose or 2 divided doses. Treatment should be continued for at least 48-72 hr after signs of infection disappear. For infection caused by Streptococcus β-hemoliticus min duration of therapy: 10 days. Dose interval: Kidney failure CrCl 25-50 mL/min 12 hr, CrCl 10-25 mL/min 24 hr, CrCl 0-10 mL/min 36 hr.
May be taken with or without food.
Hypersensitivity to penicillin. Prolonged use may cause superinfection. Pregnancy & lactation.